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R. Blackinton & Co. "Compton" Sterling Silver Flatware with Chest

Item Details

A collection of thirty-three pieces of sterling silver flatware in the Compton pattern by R. Blackinton & Co., first introduced in 1950. The collection includes eight hollow handled dinner knives, dinner forks, salad forks, and teaspoons along with a pierced tablespoon. These pieces are presented with fifteen mixed sterling and silver plate utensils in a wooden silverware chest with blue anti-tarnish fabric lining. The sterling utensils, excluding the hollow handled knives and the silver plate iced tea spoons, have a total approximate weight of 42.260 ozt.

Items Included 8 Dinner Forks, 1 Silverware Chest, 8 Salad Forks, 8 Teaspoons, 8 Dinner Knives, 1 Pierced Tablespoon, 1 Butter Spreader (Spaulding), 1 Pair Tongs (Reed & Barton), 13 Iced Tea Spoons (1847 Rogers Bros. and Castle)
Brand R. Blackinton & Co., Reed & Barton, Spaulding & Co., 1847 Rogers Bros., Castle
Materials Wood, Sterling Silver, Silver Plate, Stainless Steel
Marks Maker’s Mark, Fineness Mark
Period Mid-20th Century
Origin United States
Pattern Compton (R. Blackinton), Various
Weighted Yes
Approximate Weight (ozt.) 42.260
Number of Items 49


- surface scratches, scuffs, and light tarnish; scuffs, nicks, and edge wear to chest; debris to fabric lining of chest.


15.25" W x 2.5" H x 11.5" D

- measurements of the chest.

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